Vahid Barzegar

Vahid Barzegar
Ph.D. Student
Iowa State University
177 Town Engineering
Ames, IA 50011





  • Ph.D., Structural Engineering, Iowa State University, 2019-present
  • M.Sc., Structural Engineering, Sharif University of Technology, Iran, 2014-2017
  • B.Sc., Civil engineering, Shiraz University, Iran, 2010-2014

Research Interests

  • Structural Health Monitoring of High-Rate Systems
  • Passive Control of Structures
  • Origami Structures


  • Barzegar V, Laflamme S, Downey A, Li M, Hu C. Numerical evaluation of a novel passive variable friction damper for vibration mitigation. Engineering Structures. 2020 Oct 1;220:110920.